Improving the health and quality of life for individuals, families, and communities through prevention and wellness.
Tobacco use is the leading cause of premature and preventable death in Licking County.
Attain and maintain a healthy weight, reduce the risk of chronic disease, and live a healthy lifestyle.
Assessment, Policy Development, and Assurance
Disease Prevention and Control
Immunizations, STD Clinic, TB Testing, Communicable Disease Control, Travel Vaccines, Women's Health, BCMH, Breast and Cervical Cancer
Healthy Homes, food, water, and communities
Sewage, Food, Radon, Water, Solid Waste, Pools, Campgrounds, Animal Bites, Schools, Mosquitoes, Tattoos, Inspections
Assuring Quality Health Services
Birth and Death Records, Health Statistics and Data, Board of Health, Health Commissioner, Employment, Public Information, Volunteering
Volunteering, Employment, Coalitions, Workgroups, Public Health Partnership
Community Health Improvement Committee, Medical Reserve Corps, Internships, Wellness Coalition, Tobacco Coalition, SASS for Breast Cancer, Employment, Donate
Public health is...“What we as a society do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy.”